Registered Nurse, Or/pacu/endoscopy Suite (part Time)

  • Company:
    Northern Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 hours ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

Under the direction of the Operating room Head Nurse, the OR/P.A.R. nurse provides direct nursing care to the peri-operative patient according to established standards/policies and provides work direction to nursing and non-nursing staff as required. The OR/P.A.R. nurse assesses the physical and psychological needs; plans, implements, evaluating and documents the nursing care for the patient during the peri-operative process, and the immediate post-operative period. Nursing responsibilities include scheduled on call responsibilities.

Qualifications

– Registration with BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM) as a practicing RN registrant.

– Current C.P.R., I.V. Therapy and Discharge from P.A.R. Certificates mandatory.

– One year recent experience in the Operating Room/Post-Anesthetic Room.

Skills and Abilities:

– Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

– Demonstrated ability to deal with others effectively.

– Demonstrated physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.

– Demonstrated ability to operate related equipment such as blood pressure and oxygen saturation monitor, hydrotherapy blanket, operative instruments, endoscopes and scope washer.

– Demonstrated knowledge of specialized procedures and techniques such as scrub, circulating and Post-Anesthetic and Endoscope Room nursing care.

– Demonstrated Knowledge of aseptic technique.

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